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Egypt allocates LE24 billion to develop textile sector and cotton industry

To modernize the state owned textile sector, Egyptian government has allotted LE24 billion, which may still increase. Under the supervision of the Ministry of...

Govt. to develop best quality cotton seed for higher yield

Dr Ghazanfar, additional secretary of agriculture said that the govt. was striving hard to develop best quality cotton seed varieties for getting higher yield. At...

Advisory against CLCV cotton crop disease – Whitefly attack

Cotton Lead Curl Virus (CLCV) attack is susceptible to cotton crop this year because of climatic change. To mitigate and control this disease effect,...

Stagnant rainwater causes cotton plant death

Punjab agriculture department has advised the cotton and fruit growers to ensure proper care of the plants during the hot weather to get good...

Pakistan and Uzbekistan talking terms for cooperation in cotton production

Uzbekistan embassy representatives in Pakistan said Uzbekistan is one of the top countries producing best quality cotton and want to work with Pakistan on...

Pakistan unable to meet set target of 7.28 million acres of...

Water crisis has adversely affected the sowing of cotton. The ideal days to plant crop have lapsed which was till the end of May...

Cotton-picking training to women in Pakistan

The Punjab Agriculture Department of Pakistan has decided to provide cotton-picking training to the women who work in cotton fields. A spokesman for the department...

Benefiting ginners by reducing insurance charges- PCGA

Pakistan textile industry is facing some serious challenges in maintaining these position in the international market. Textile associations and relevant companies are working individually...

New Cotton variety by University of Agriculture- Faisalabad

Experts at the Cotton Research Institute of Faisalabad have successfully developed a new variety of cotton, naming it as FH-326. The project was executed...